Spanish idioms (modismos)

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In EnglishModismoAs in...
To drive wild; to unhinge.'It dives me wild.'
To be understood'It is understood that we will get paid every two weeks.'
In the long run'In the long run, it will be better to go slowly.'
To get one's own way'Each time he gets his own way.'
To make one's way'He made his way through the crowd.'
To agree to'They have agreed to meet in the square.'
Along'They were searching along the river.'
To keep'She ended up keeping the car.'
In the distance'In the distance, the plane could be seen.'
To notice'He did not notice that Adriana had left.'
To have dealings with'I have no dealings with the rich.'
Through'He was talking to us through a screen.'
To have on the tip of one's tongue'I have it on the tip of my tongue.'
From far away'They come from far away.'
To take aside'He took him aside.'
To come out badly'He did not come out well on (pass) his exam.'
Without questionWithout question she is the prettiest.
To have on; to be wearing'He has on an overcoat.'
At last'At last he arrived.'
Throughout'Throughout the years he has become famous.'
To be in a hurry'I'm in a hurry.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
To go ahead with'He goes ahead with his work.'
Out of the way'He got her out of the way.'
After a while'After a while he returned.'
To cost a lot'It cost me a lot.'
Half...'He left the door half closed.'
To be in the right'He's in the right.'
To be about'The novel is about the indians.'
To turn out to be'He turned out to be a conservative.'
To be up to date on'He's up to date on the situation.'
At every turn'Something new could be seen at every turn.'
Rightly so'He took it away from her, and rightly so.'
To put into effect'They put several restrictions into effect.'
To come out well'He came out well in (passed) his exam.'
To make way'They made way and he went in.'
To toss and turn'I was tossing and turning in bad.'
To turn something overHe turns is over.
To retrace one's steps'We retraced our steps.'
To not mince one's words, to be blunt and direct'He is very outspoken.'
Step by step'He guided us through the jungle step by step.'
In the middle of'He fell down in the middle of the street.'
To be a question (matter) of; to involve'It's a question of (It's a matter of, It involves) a misunderstanding.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
Fast'He is always going very fast.'
To take for granted; to regard as settled'He took it for granted that they would go.'
To side with'He always used to side with my brother.'
Nowhere; not... anywhere'It couldn't be found anywhere.'
To walk around'He walks around the block.'
In great haste'She left the shop in great haste.'
To be in effect'The law is in effect.'
To have on one...'I don't have any money on me.'
At all cost; at any risk'I'll get it at all costs.'
To be in the same boat'Don't complain. We're all in the same boat.'
To associate with each other'They don't associate with each other.'
From now on'You'll listen to me from now on.'
To go for a walk'Let's go for a walk.'
All over'They were seen all over.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'He came out on top.'
To be right'She's not right.'
Just now; for the present'I don't need any more just now.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'I followed his advice and came out ahead.'
To hold (control) one's tongue'Rather than argue, he held his tongue.'

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